30.09. - 09.10.2021

Mute Fire Colombia 2019 | 83 min | OV with English subtitles | Colour and B&W | FF 2019

Federico Atehortúa Arteaga

FEDERICO ATEHORTÚA ARTEAGA (*1990) studied film at the Universidad del Cine in Buenos Aires and the Universität Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona. Mute Fire  is his debut full-length film.

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ESSAY In the tradition of Harun Farocki and João Moreira Salles, in this personal film essay Federico Atehortúa Arteaga examines the relationship between film footage and the events of the war in Columbia. Due to an accident in his family, the director becomes aware of the strange relationship between his mother, the beginnings of Columbian cinema and the events of the armed conflict in Columbia. The film looks at a war that he personally did not experience, but whose pictures and stories are well-known to him and generations of Columbians.
Original title: Pirotecnia
Film type: Documentary Feature
Original language: Spanish
Section: Vitrina
Language and subtitles: OV with English subtitles
Director: Federico Atehortúa Arteaga
Screenplay: Federico Atehortúa Arteaga, Jerónimo Atehortúa Arteaga, Sonia Ariza, Verónica Balduzzi
Cast: Aracelly Arteaga Betancur, Carlos Alberto Atehortúa Rios
Producer: Jerónimo Atehortúa Arteaga
Director of Photography: Mauricio Reyes Serrano
Music: Carlos Eduardo Quebrada Vásquez
Production Design: Simón Vélez
Editor: Federico Atehortúa
Sound: 0
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Format: dcp
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Production: Invasión Cine
Contact: Jerónimo Atehortúa Arteaga, Invasión Cine:


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